Welcome to the Worthington Elementary School PTA website!
The goal of this site is to provide the parents and caregivers of the children attending Worthington Elementary School, up to date information on events and activities associated with the PTA and our school.
It has been an amazing year at Worthington! Thank you all for your partnership in the education of our students. We have enjoyed instructing your children and watching them grow in knowledge and confidence. We are very proud of all our students! For those who are moving to different schools next year, we wish you well in the future.  We look forward to seeing everyone who is returning to Worthington on September 5.

2017/2018  PTA OFFICERS

President: Ginny Peralta
1st VP: Tracey Tranchini
2nd VP: Hina Joshi
Recording Secretary: Mandy Rodriguez
Corresponsling Secretary: Christy Menter
Treasurer: Paula Mergler
Council Delegate 1: Jill Nagiel
Council Delegate 2: Bhargav Joshi

COMMITTEE CHAIRS NEEDED FOR 2017/2018: Please contact Dana at worthingtonptapresident@gmail.com if you are interested in any of the following committee chair positions for next year:
    • Fifth Grade Liaison
    • Fifth Grade SCH
    • After School Activities
    • Bedtime Stories
    • Health & Safety/Walking Program
    • School Spirit – Mascot
    STAFF CHANGES: Next year, we will have three classes each in kindergarten and first grade. There will be four classes in grades two, three, four and five.  Due to the change in classes and a few vacancies, we do have some current staff making grade level changes.  The following are staff changes for next year.  Please know there is always a chance for additional change over the summer.  

    Ms. Schatra (ITL), Mrs. Widmaier, Ms. Driskill
    1ST Grade
    Mrs. Schultz (ITL), Mrs. Firebaugh, Mrs. Saunderson
    2ND Grade
    Ms. Diop (ITL), Mrs. Wells, Ms. Leotta, Vacancy
    3RD Grade
    Ms. Thomas (ITL), Ms. Schroeder, Mr. Chen, Vacancy
    4TH Grade
    Ms. Harris (ITL), Mrs. Knight, Ms. Allen, Ms.Seldon
    5TH Grade
    Mrs. Hupp (ITL), Ms. Fleming, Mr. Hakim, Ms. Hines

    This year we wish a few staff members the very best as they transition to new places in their lives and career. We would like to wish Mrs. Milene Pettit, Mrs. Joanne Miller, Ms. Patricia Schaefer, and Mrs. Joyce Dubick well and congratulate them on their retirement.

    SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST: Please find the 2017-2018 School Supply List on the Worthington Website.  During the summer, please take a look so you can purchase your child’s school supplies at your convenience. Students can bring their school supplies to school on the day of our Sneak a Peek!

    Next year’s Back to School picnic will be held on Friday, September 8th (Rain Date September 15th). 
    If you are interested in chairing this event, contact Dana at worthingtonptapresident@gmail.com.

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    THUNDER HILL SWIM TEAM: The Thunder Hill Swim Team is one of 14 swim teams in the Columbia Neighborhood Swim League (CNSL), a summer recreational swim league. We welcome swimmers of all abilities age 18 and under. Visit https://thlightning.shutterfly.com/aboutus for more information or visit the CNSL website at https://www.columbiaassociation.org/facilities/pools/summer-swim-team-cnsl.

    FITNESS IS FUN NINJA CAMPS: Our partner, The Okinawan Karate Dojo, is hosting their "Fitness is Fun Ninja Camps" over the Spring and Summer breaks. Camps operate from 9AM-4PM with before/after care available. Don't miss out on the discounts for Worthington Elementary students! This camp experience is specifically crafted to keep student campers
    engaged, active, learning and entertained!! For questions and more information, email okinawankaratedojo@gmail.com or call (443) 574-8999. To REGISTER online visit http://okinawankaratedojo.com/fitnessisfunninjacamps/. 


    Do you own or work for a local business?  The Worthington Elementary School PTA would like to work with you to promote your business while assisting us with the many fun events we host throughout the year.  We are also looking for a business partnership with a printing/copying company.  Please contact worthingtonptapresident@gmail.com for more details.  

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    4570 Roundhill Road    Ellicott City, MD 21043
    Phone: (410) 313-2825     Fax: (410) 313-2829